Inez and Charlie Foxx MOCKINGBIRD
was a record you just had to have in your soul collection.
Others of note from Charlie and Inez played at Manchester
‘s Soul Clubs:-
Brother and sister
, Charlie and Inez Foxx toured the UK in the 1960’s to appreciative and knowledgeable soul audiences. From Greensboro North Carolina they signed with Juggy Murray Jones’ Symbol / Sue label in 1962.
Their biggest hit by far was Mockingbird
in 1963, number two R&B and number seven hit parade (USA). Ask Me
and Hurt by Love
, followed before they went to Musicor, then (1-2-3-4-5-6-7) Count the Days
in 1967 and Come By Here
(Musicor / Dynamo 1965) for Dynamo. They started out in 1962 and disbanded as a duo in 1968.
Inez was born on September 9, 1944 in Greensboro, North Carolina.
She married producer Luther Dixon. She moved to Stax in 1972 doing a great LP Inez in Memphis
Kev Roberts puts “Tightrope” at 130 on his Northern Soul list @ position: 130
Inez Foxx – Mockingbird, YouTube
Charlie and Inez Foxx – wikipedia
Inez Foxx at Stax